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  • Events Happening in Jersey City This Weekend

    Events Happening in Jersey City This Weekend No plans this weekend? We’ve got you covered! Below is a list of local events happening in Jersey City this weekend. As the weather gets warmer make...

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  • Picture Gallery from JCFamilies Spring Festival and JC baby Fair 19′

    Picture Gallery from JCFamilies Spring Festival and JC baby Fair 19′

    Picture Gallery from JCFamilies Spring Festival and JC baby Fair 19′ Check out our photos from the Annual JCFamilies Spring Festival and JC Baby Fair 19′. Maybe you can spot yourself or someone...

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  • Jersey City Award Night

    Jersey City Award Night

    Jersey City Award Night Jersey City is a wonderful place to raise a family, and we are fortunate to have several great schools, parks, neighborhoods and so much more in the area! The city is a...

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  • Shelters for Women and families in Jersey City

    Shelters for Women and families in Jersey City

    Shelters for women and families in Jersey city   Alarming at this may sound, over half a million people in the united states live on the streets, in cars, in homeless shelters, or in subsidized...

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  • Sitter Needed P/T for 3 afternoons per week

    Seeking p/t sitter to pick up our 9 year old son (3rd grader) from school in the Hamilton Park neighborhood at 3:15 and bring to park or grab a snack locally until parent arrives at 5-5:30. Would...

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  • 8 Best Parks for picnic in and around Jersey city

    8 Best Parks for picnic in and around Jersey city

    8 Best Parks for picnic in and around Jersey city With summers approaching, its time to spread your arms, give them a good stretch and embrace the warm sunlight and all that the sun and summer has...

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  • A day in Jersey City

    A day in Jersey City

    A day in Jersey city Called the sixth borough of Manhattan, Jersey City is a vibrant, diverse, and an exciting place to stay or to spend time. Strip down the crowds, the cacophony, the traffic of...

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  • Things to do around Van Vorst Park in Jersey city

    Things to do around Van Vorst Park in Jersey city

    Things to do around Van Vorst Park in Jersey city Sooner than you can anticipate , the sun will shine and embrace us in its warm glory. Leaving us with Saturdays to fill and Sundays to find places...

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  • Composting in Jersey City – How it works and how to get started

    Composting in Jersey City – How it works and how to get started

    Composting in Jersey City – How it works and how to get started Did you know that 40% of all food in America is wasted? By separating food for composting, participants are often more conscious of...

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  • Things to do around Hamilton Park in Jersey City

    Things to do around Hamilton Park in Jersey City

    Things to do around Hamilton Park in Jersey City     The weather gives us hope of warmer days ahead and with rising temperatures our love for one of Jersey city’s most beloved park, only increases...

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  • JC Kids Obstacle Run 2019: Picture Gallery

    JC Kids Obstacle Run 2019: Picture Gallery

    JC Kids Obstacle Run 2019: Picture Gallery The post JC Kids Obstacle Run 2019: Picture Gallery appeared first on .

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  • 10 Best Cafes in Jersey City

    10 Best Cafes in Jersey City

    10 Best Cafes in jersey city Jersey City is a major hub for commuters so finding a place to grab a quick bite and get your coffee fix is a must! Known for its after work restaurants and hangouts,...

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  • Jersey City Public Schools Free Pre-K Program

    Jersey City Public Schools Free Pre-K Program

    Free Public Pre-K Program in Jersey City As parents, most of us go through the process of choosing a daycare or pre-school for our little ones. If you are looking for more information about the...

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  • Easter Events in and around Jersey City in 2019

    Easter Events in and around Jersey City in 2019

    Easter Events in and around Jersey City  Easter is the perfect springboard into warmer weather and family friendly activities.  Whether you’re looking to go on a proper Easter egg hunt, partake in...

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  • JC Summer Camp Directory’19

    JC Summer Camp Directory’19

    Summer Camps in Jersey City and Hoboken 2019: JCFamilies has the most trusted directory of summers camps serving Jersey City, Hoboken and the surrounding areas.  We have assembled a list of the...

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  • Montessori schools in Jersey City

    Montessori schools in Jersey City

    6 Best Montessori schools in Jersey City Jersey City offers a diverse range or educational opportunities for its residence. Montessori Schools are one of those options! But what is the Montessori...

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  • JCFamilies’ Events in Jersey City Spring and Summer 2019

    JCFamilies’ Events in Jersey City Spring and Summer 2019

    JCFamilies’ Events in Jersey City Spring and Summer 2019 The winter can be long and not to mention freezing cold. Are you on the lookout for fun events to enjoy with the whole family this spring...

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  • Camp Riverbend “Safari” Open House Feb 23

    Camp Riverbend “Safari” Open House Feb 23

    Choosing a camp for this summer? Go wild at Camp Riverbend‘s “Safari” Open House Saturday Feb 23, 10 am – 12 noon. There will be lots of fun indoor Riverbend activities, including games, crafts...

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  • Picture Gallery: JCFamilies’ Annual Holiday Party 2018

    Picture Gallery: JCFamilies’ Annual Holiday Party 2018

    Picture Gallery: JCFamilies’ Annual Holiday Party 2018 How fun wasn’t the JCFamilies Holiday Party this year? We have collected the best photos from the event – check if you can spot yourself or...

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  • Swim Lessons in Winter? 7 Benefits That Smart Parents Should Know About

    Swim Lessons in Winter? 7 Benefits That Smart Parents Should Know About

    Summer may be the ideal time to jump into a pool or dive into the ocean, however winter lessons are a great time to prep if you aren’t the strongest swimmer. According to the CDC, drowning is the...

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